Moon Light World Map
The map below shows where the Moon is visible from the Earth, depending on weather conditions and moon phases.
The white dot symbolizes the position of the Moon, and the yellow sun symbolizes the position of the sun.
Change time and date
|< 4 weeks||4 weeks >||March equinox|
|< 1 day||1 day >||June solstice|
|< 12 hours||12 hours >||September equinox|
|< 6 hours||6 hours >||December solstice|
|< 1 hour||1 hour >||Now/Current time|
|< 10 minutes||10 minutes >|
- The bright part of the map shows where the moon is over the horizon on Thursday, December 5, 2013 at 05:32:00 UTC.
- The Sun's position is marked with this symbol: . At this location, the Sun will be at its zenith (directly overhead) in relation to an observer.
- The Moon's position is marked with this symbol: . At this location, the Moon will be at its zenith in relation to an observer. Note that the symbol is not showing the current phase of the Moon.
Fraction of moon illuminated: 7%
|Previous phase||New Moon||Tuesday, December 3, 2013 at 12:23 AM|
|Next phase||First Quarter||Monday, December 9, 2013 at 3:12 PM|
Position of the Moon
On Thursday, December 5, 2013 at 05:32:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 423.55 meters/second, 1524.8 km/hour, 947.5 miles/hour or 823.3 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:
|Time||Longitude difference||Latitude difference||Total|
|1 minute||0° 14' 23.4"||15.79 mi||west||0° 00' 05.1"||0.10 mi||north||15.79 mi|
|1 hour||14° 23' 32.2"||947.29 mi||west||0° 05' 13.3"||5.98 mi||north||947.54 mi|
|24 hours||14° 18' 10.8"||941.42 mi||east||2° 37' 47.9"||180.86 mi||north||965.14 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Halls Creek||Thu 1:32 PM||39 km||24 miles||21 nm||SE|
|Darwin||Thu 3:02 PM||706 km||439 miles||381 nm||NNE|
|Tennant Creek||Thu 3:02 PM||735 km||457 miles||397 nm||ESE|
|Alice Springs||Thu 3:02 PM||923 km||574 miles||499 nm||SE|
|Kupang||Thu 1:32 PM||956 km||594 miles||516 nm||NNW|
|Suai||Thu 2:32 PM||983 km||611 miles||531 nm||NNW|
|Same||Thu 2:32 PM||1007 km||626 miles||544 nm||NNW|
|Dili||Thu 2:32 PM||1057 km||657 miles||571 nm||NNW|
|Eucla||Thu 2:17 PM||1529 km||950 miles||826 nm||S|
|Makassar||Thu 1:32 PM||1664 km||1034 miles||898 nm||NNW|
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